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Elements of a Good Pitch with Steve McKeon
April 13, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFREE
April is Pitch Month at FertiLab! As such we’ve asked Steve McKeon, PhD, co-founder and advisor to Skyward, to be with us Wednesday, April 13th at 5:30 pm to give a free presentation on how to make a good pitch.
Learn the importance of how to engage your audience, get the core value of your business across, and other important do’s and don’ts of pitching.
This talk with Steve McKeon is open to the public, and we invite all to attend. Pitch Stream participants, you don’t want to miss this!
Professor McKeon earned a PhD in finance (2011) and master’s in economics (2009) at Purdue University, and a bachelor’s degree in business administration (2000) from the the University of Oregon. His professional experience includes a venture capital backed startup in Silicon Valley and six years as the chief financial officer of a high production winery in Napa Valley. He co-founded and serves on the board of advisors at SkyWard, a commercial drone software company. His research on topics such as security issuance, and financial risk-taking have been published in top academic journals and have been cited in media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, NY Times (Dealbook), Forbes, MarketWatch, Smart Money, and Fox Business News. He joined the Lundquist College of Business faculty in 2011 and teaches in the PhD, MBA and undergraduate programs.